|Harris Paints eyes Jamaican firm
HARRIS PAINTS of Barbados is expected to make an announcement shortly on the acquisition of a Jamaican paint producer, the BARBADOS BUSINESS AUTHORITY reported yesterday. Managing director David Tindale confirmed that they were in discussions...
Region's cruise business down
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico: THE CARIBBEAN tourism industry has seen a 4.7 per cent increase in stopover arrivals in 2005 with similar growth expected in 2006. However, the region's cruise business has not done nearly as well.
Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Conference 2006 starts today
THE JAMAICA Stock Exchange (JSE) is hosting a three-day conference to bring parties together for investment talks and to enable participants to have more accurate information about opportunities that exist within the region, says general manager...
Microsoft tour comes to Jamaica
A WORLDWIDE seminar tour geared at exposing corporate clients to Microsoft's newly integrated suite of business software products and technology services will arrive in Jamaica this month.
Knight in Colombia for trade talks
A DELEGATION led by Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, K.D. Knight is now in San Andres, Colombia for the fifth meeting of the Jamaica-Colombia Binational Commission. The meeting which started yesterday at the Sunrise Beach Hotel...